Eunice is a married woman and her husband works as a teacher. She has 7 children and all are currently enrolled in school. Eunice operates a shop business and sells her goods retail. She's worked in this business for 12 years and was previously employed as a farmer. Her primary customers are neighbors and local residents. She describes her greatest business challenge to be transportation and her highest monthly expense is food. She owns a house that has electricity but no piped water.
Eunice will use the Kes 40,000 loan to purchase soap, cooking oil and other essential goods. Eunice aspires to continue expanding her business in the future. She joined Yehu to access working capital.
About Yehu Microfinance Trust
This loan is administered by Yehu Microfinance Trust, which was founded in 1998 as a project of CHOICE Humanitarian Kenya. In July 2007, Yehu became a separate entity from CHOICE and was registered as a trust. Since then, Yehu has expanded to cover over half of Kenya’s 13 coastal districts.